Found May 09, 2013 on The Pensblog:
Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin and Martin St. Louis are the finalists for the 2013 Ted Lindsay Award. From the NHL: Crosby, who previously won the award in 2007, finished tied for third in the League in scoring with 56 points, but led the League with a 1.56 points-per-game average. He was limited to 36 games due to a broken jaw, and despite not playing a regular-season game after March 30, wasn't overtaken for the League scoring lead until the final week of the season. He also had 15 goals and a career-best plus-26 rating.
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